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3-day Paddler Development Intensive - Mount Desert Island, ME
Aug
25
to Aug 27

3-day Paddler Development Intensive - Mount Desert Island, ME

Three days of comprehensive skills development for competent ocean paddlers who are looking for new challenges.  Each day we will choose a venue based on conditions, to make the most of the learning opportunities that surround Mount Desert Island.  Paddling environments will likely include reversing falls, coastal tide-races and rock gardens.   Click on course title for more details.

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3-day Paddler Development Intensive - Mount Desert Island, ME
Jun
18
to Jun 20

3-day Paddler Development Intensive - Mount Desert Island, ME

Three days of comprehensive skills development for competent ocean paddlers who are looking for new challenges.  Each day we will choose a venue based on conditions, to make the most of the learning opportunities that surround Mount Desert Island.  Paddling environments will likely include reversing falls, coastal tide-races and rock gardens.   Click on course title for more details.

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Rough-water Skills Tune-up - Mount Desert Island, ME
Jun
13
9:00 AM09:00

Rough-water Skills Tune-up - Mount Desert Island, ME

Spring is a great time to dust off the gear and polish up your rough-water skills, in preparation for a great season of paddling, or to get in shape for BCU 4-star training (June 14-16).  We'll spend a day refining skills for maneuvering effectively and efficiently in BCU/ACA L4 environments, and work on the areas of most interest to our small group of students.
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Leadership and Guide Training - Stonington, ME
May
29
to Jun 1

Leadership and Guide Training - Stonington, ME

  • Old quarry ocean adventures (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Join us for this 4-day Leadership and Guide Training course for paddlers who wish to gain the skills required to safely lead others on the water.  Whether you plan to work as a Registered Maine Sea Kayak Guide, or simply wish to gain a more comprehensive skill set for paddling with friends and family this summer, our course will cover all aspects of competent leadership so you can stay safe on the water.   Click on course title for more information.

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Rocks, Surf, and Sun with Jen Kleck - La Bufadora, Baja, Mexico
Apr
22
to Apr 28

Rocks, Surf, and Sun with Jen Kleck - La Bufadora, Baja, Mexico

  • La Bufadora, Baja Mexico (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Departing from San Diego, and cruising down to the pour-over-rich, spray-soaked coastline of Bufadora, we'll spend 5 days on the water, working on surf and rock-garden paddling, and group-management and decision-making skills.  The awesome Jen Kleck (BCU L5 Sea Coach) is our host for this romp.  Should be a blast!  
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